Auditions - Live With Casting

Auditions - Live With Casting

A live audition is considered any audition that is taped by the casting office, filmmakers, or a production company. This is as opposed to a 'self taped' audition.

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Auditions - Live With Casting
  • Should I Approach or Network With Directors On Social Media Before My Audition?

    With Blair Hickey & Brian Wold, Founders of CastingAbout
    www.CastingAbout.com

    Can I contact a director before I meet them?
    Should I pre-ward casting that I'm about to meet them?
    Should I email a director that I'm excited to meet them?
    Can I build a relationship with a director prior to auditioni...

  • Should I Network With The Other Actors Before Or After My Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I chat with the other actors before my audition?
    If I know someone at my audition, can I catch...

  • My American Accent Is Just OK, Should I Be Auditioning Yet?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Should I audition if my american accent isn't there yet?
    Is my accent good enough to audition?
    If my accent isn't there yet, should I hold back on american auditions?
    Should I avo...

  • How Can I Get Or Find More Auditions?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    What are the reasons why I'm not getting auditions?
    How can I improve my marketing materials to get m...

  • How Can I Learn My Lines For An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    What are some steps to learning my lines and being ready for my audition?
    I don't have a reader to he...

  • How Do You Learn Lines For An Audition?

    with David H. Lawrence XVII, Actor, storytelling coach, technologist | VOHeroes.com | Rehearsal® Pro
    www.VOHeroes.com
    www.Rehearsal.pro

    Can rehearsal pro help me learn lines for auditions?
    Any tips on learning lines for my audition?
    Are there an apps that can help me with auditions?
    How can I qu...

  • Should I Wear a Uniform To an Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com

    Do I dress in full costume as a police officer for my audition?
    Am I expected to dress in a full uniform if I'm auditioning for a nurse...

  • How Should My Child Dress For An Audition?

    with Karen Workman, Mother of Actors, Life Coach, Author of 'Baby Steps To Hollywood'
    www.BabyStepsToHollywood.com

    What should my child wear to an audition?
    Should my child wear his/her sunday best to an audition?
    What does my child wear to auditions?
    Do I dress my child as the character to audi...

  • I Need To Change The Time Of My Audition - What Should I Do?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Can I turn up just a little early to my audition?
    If I run late to an audition, what do I do?
    Is it p...

  • How Early Should I Arrive Before An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Can I go to an audition earlier?
    Is it a good idea to go to an audition before my call time?
    Is it ev...

  • Should I Bring A Gift For The Casting Director At An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Am I expected to give a gift to a CD after an audition?
    Should I buy casting directors gifts for brin...

  • What Should I Do If I Hear The Person Before Me Auditioning Very Differently?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I change my performance to replicate the person before me if I can hear him / her from the wai...

  • My Nerves Before Auditions Are Paralyzing - What Can I Do?

    With Ben Whitehair, CIO, TSMA | Founder, Working.Actor | SAG-AFTRA Board Member
    www.tsmaconsulting.com
    www.Working.actor

    How do you deal with audition nerves?
    How can I stop panicking before an audition?
    How do I stay calm during an audition?
    Can I harness my nerves to be a better actor?
    And tip...

  • What Do I Do If The Producers Are On Their Phones At The Start Of An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Casting isn't even looking at me. Help!
    Do I pause until the producers are looking at me?
    Why is cast...

  • If A Reader Is Far Away From The Camera At The Audition, Can I Cheat To Camera?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    How important is the reader to my audition?
    Can I tell the reader where to stand?
    Can I tell the read...

  • How Can I ‘Take Risks’ In My Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    What does taking a risk mean?
    How do I make big choices in my audition?
    Should I take a risk in my au...

  • Should I Tell The Casting Director That I’m About To Take A Risk In An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I warn the casting director if I'm going to scream?
    Should I surprise the casting director wit...

  • Is It Ok To Give The Reader Direction In An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    My reader sucks! Help!
    My reader is sitting down but they need to be standing. Help!
    Can I tell a rea...

  • Can I Take My Own Reader In For An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Is it OK to bring my friend to read with me at my audition?
    Can I ask my agent to ask casting if it i...

  • Is It Good To Try A Different Accent If I Get Another Take In An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I ask the casting director if I can try my natural accent?
    Can I change up my accent for a sec...

  • Is It Ok To Ask For Another Take In An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    The can I not ask for another taking at an audition?
    Can I redo my scene if I'm not happy with it?
    Ca...

  • Is It Ok To Ask Someone In The Audition Waiting Room To Run The Scene With Me?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Is it appropriate to ask someone in the waiting room for audition help?
    Can I ask another actor in th...

  • Should I Follow Up With A Casting Director After I Have An Audition?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    Should I make contact with casting post-audition?
    Do actors following up with casting after an auditi...

  • In A Chemistry Read Audition Is It Ok To Ask Something From A Cast Actor?

    With Kym Jackson, Working Actor, Union Delegate, Coach, Author of The Hollywood Survival Guide & Co-Owner of Secret Actor Society
    http://www.hollywoodsguide.com
    https://secretactorsociety.vhx.tv

    How do I negotiate performance in a chemistry read?
    Can I give notes to an already cast actor in a ch...